Wednesday, 22 October, 2014

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Historical Tuning


Includes information on the differences between equal temperament and well ...

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Free Online Music Lessons


Free online music lessons with scores, methods,books, DVD, CD and ...

London, Justin


Teaching materials, papers and biography. Articles covering meter and rhythmic ...

Karpinski, Gary


Theory coordinator at University of Massachusetts at Amherst lists his ...

Marvin, Elizabeth


Faculty biography, contact information and publications. Includes articles, papers and ...

Justonic Tuning Inc.


Pitch Palette software tunes a microtunable synthesizer to just intonation, ...

World Scale Depository


Construction of a reference center of scale measurements throughout the ...

Pythagorean Tuning and Medieval Polyphony


Article by Margo Schulter written in 1998.

Tuning and Temperament Bibliography


Extensive list of print books, magazines, and journal articles on ...

Understanding Temperaments


Tunings used for harpsichords.

Tuning by Ratios


This paper explores the use of simple ratios to tune ...

Equal Temperament Tuning


An introduction to equal temperament for guitarists who have problems ...

A Tour Up The Harmonic Series


Basic introduction to the Pythagorean circle of fifths and the ...

An Introduction to Historical Tunings


Discusses the development of tuning systems in Medieval Europe.

Encyclopedia of Microtonal Music Theory


By Tonalsoft, a software manufacturer. Includes introduction.

The Development of Musical Tuning Systems


The historical development of musical tuning systems from ancient Greek ...

Historical Tunings on the Modern Concert Grand


Tradational tunings of the grand piano and Beethoven's specific tunings.

Larpis.com


Previously unknown temperament found on the autograph title page of ...

Keyboard temperament analyzer/calculator


Excel spreadsheet that analyzes keyboard temperaments: gives beat rates for ...

Pitch and Scale of the Great Highland Bagpipe


Describes proper tunings and scale construction for the Great Highland ...

Tantrum


Tool for the study of temperament anomalies.

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The Argument for Equal Temperament


Fred Lerdahl's paper regarding the use of equal temperament over ...

Alternate Temperaments: Theory and Philosophy


Introduction to tuning systems, based on the Western cents system. ...

Comparison of Temperaments


Table comparing various Western and Non-Western temperaments.

The Just Intonation Network


A group of composers, musicians, instrument designers and thorists working ...

Just Intonation Explained


Technical introduction to just-intonation from the leading music writer of ...

1/1


The journal of The Just Intonation Network.

Interval


Journal of musical research and development. (Published: 1978-1987)

FreeNote Music: Microtonal Guitars & Recordings


Microtonal instruments, recordings and books.

LucyScale Developments


LucyTuning is a microtonal system derived from pi, and the ...

Microtonal Music on CD


Offers a discography of microtonal, xenharmonic, non-12 tone music. Includes ...

R. L. Reid's Notes on Microtonal Composition


Sound files and an introduction to the 43 tone scale.

Lucy Tuning


Lucy Tuning is a microtonal music system derived from pi ...

American Festival of Microtonal Music


The AFMM produces and commissions works which use pitches and ...

Huygens-Fokker Foundation


Center for microtonal music. Promotes microtonal music in all its ...

Julian Carrillo and the Thirteenth Sound


Mexican music creator of microtonal system called the 13th Sound. ...

Good Ear


Online ear training site.

Music Theory


Articles, online reference books, interactive exercises, and questions.

The Fugue


An outline of the fundamentals of a fugue based on ...

Musictheory.net


Contains a database of music theory, taking you through each ...

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